2017 Pokémon World Championships

Rob Kalajian digital 0 Comments

This weekend, August 18–20, the 2017 Pokémon World Championships are happening with hundreds of the world’s best Pokémon Trading Card Game, video game, and Pokkén Tournament players. The event, hosted in Anaheim, CA, will determine who’s destined to become the newest Pokémon World Champion.

The Championships will be streamed online at Pokemon.com/Live across four different channels with expert commentators providing coverage and analysis for all the action.

The full schedule of events being streamed is included below:

Main Channel

Friday:

  • 9 a.m.: Opening Ceremony
  • 10 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.: Pokémon TCG Swiss Rounds
  • 2–6 p.m.: Pokémon VGC Swiss Rounds

Saturday:

  • 9 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.: Pokémon TCG Swiss Rounds
  • 3:30–5 p.m.: Pokkén Tournament Top 4 & Finals
  • 5:30–10 p.m.: Pokémon VGC Top Cut

Sunday:

  • 9 a.m.: Pokémon TCG Junior Division Finals
  • Immediately following: Pokémon TCG Senior Division Finals
  • Immediately following: Pokémon TCG Masters Division Finals
  • 30-minute break
  • Immediately following: Pokémon VGC Junior Division Finals
  • Immediately following: Pokémon VGC Senior Division Finals
  • Immediately following: Pokémon VGC Masters Division Finals
  • Immediately following: Closing Ceremony
 

Pokémon TCG Channel
Friday:

  • 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.: Pokémon TCG Swiss Rounds

Saturday:

  • 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.: Pokémon TCG Swiss Rounds
  • 6–10 p.m.: Pokémon TCG Top Cut

Sunday: Off air

Pokémon Video Game Channel

Friday:

  • 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.: Pokémon VGC Swiss Rounds

Saturday:

  • 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.: Pokémon VGC Swiss Rounds
  • 4:30–8:30 p.m.: Pokémon VGC Top Cut

Sunday: Off air

Pokkén Tournament Channel
Friday:

  • 10 a.m. – Noon: Pokkén Tournament Last Chance Qualifier
  • 1–5 p.m.: Pokkén Tournament Last Chance Qualifier (as needed)

Saturday:

  • 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Pokkén Tournament Masters Division World Championships

Sunday: Off air

Media personality Rob Kalajian has been a staple in the board game world for many years. As a former writer for Purple Pawn and the owner of A Pawn's Perspective, Rob focuses on board game reviews, events, and news. A self-proclaimed geek, Rob loves all things toys and games and even helps raise his four kids in his spare time.
Liked it? Take a second to support us on Patreon!